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Infographic: Debt causes financial distress

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People with debt woes suffer in more ways than one, according to a recent study from the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.

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On May 4, 2011, the National Foundation for Credit Counseling released the results of an online poll it had conducted on its website. While not scientific because the 1,400 participants were likely to be more worried about finances than the average person, it does indicate that people with debt woes suffer in more ways than one. Here’s what the poll participants said:

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